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When utility companies ask permission to do a credit check on you does this hurt your credit?

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2006-07-11 21:59:12

It is possible because it will cause an inquiry on your credit

report. But there are a list of other factors to determine if it

will cause your scores to drop. 1. How often has your credit been

pulled in the last 90 days. 2. How is your credit. Also a utility

company can help you establish your credit if you get the

account.


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